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Raining Chickens 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c PG13

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c PG13 [details]
FA: Mike Carrington
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Mike Carrington on Aug 9, 2014

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Description 

Start in front of the big boulder and head toward the big crack with a small roof. Climb right of the crack then above the roof head left up the slab. Below the next small roof I went right. Bushwhack a bit to get below the next bolt, I might need to add another bolt, since you are way past the last one and you have do a few moves off the deck to reach the clip. I went left to get the bolt, others went right. Once on top of the pinnacle, a few cool laybacks and sidepulls get you to the anchors.

Location 

It's below the small gully and in front of a large boulder.

Protection 

Quickdraws.

Per Patrick Carson: this shares anchors with the route on its left, Super Chicken.


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By Matt Pierce
From: Denver, CO
Sep 19, 2016

The bushwhack sucks, but the route is worth doing. PG-13 isn't really warranted.
By Cara Hubbell
From: Arvada, CO
May 15, 2017

A good hold came loose while we were climbing Raining Chickens, making the route a bit tougher. This one is a fun one though!
By Patrick Carson
Aug 28, 2017

Shares anchors with the route on its left, Super Chicken.

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